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2013-2014 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2013-2014 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

TTP - A.A. Psychology

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Walters State students who want to complete a bachelor’s degree have a guarantee that their credits will transfer to a public university in Tennessee if they choose any one of 50 different majors offering transfer pathways. Learn more at Tennessee Transfer Pathway.

Degree: Associate of Arts

Emphasis: Psychology

Community College Area of Emphasis:

General Education Requirements (41 hours)

Humanities and/or Fine Arts (9 hours)

(at least one course in literature)1

Behavioral/Social Sciences (6 hours)

History (6 hours)


Mathematics (3 hours)

MATH 1130 (College Algebra or higher)2

Area of Emphasis Requirements (19 hours)

  • MATH 1530♦ - Probability and Statistics
  • PSYC 1030♦ - General Psychology
  • Psychology - 6 hours

         Two of the following:

                   PSYC 2110  Psychology of Adjustment

                   PSYC 2130  Life Span Psychology

                   PSYC 2120  Social Psychology


  • Foreign Language (one-year sequence) - 6 hours

  • General Electives3 - 1 hour

Total Credit Hours 60

1General Education electives in each category must be chosen from approved courses listed in the General Education  program.

2MATH 1130 is not offered at Walters State. This course can be found in the ROCC course offerings.

3Students can use any WSCC transferable course for a general elective. Transferable courses are designated with this symbol ♦ in the course descriptions section of the catalog.

Students are required to meet computer competency during the first 30 hours of coursework. For additional information, visit

Learning Support courses must be taken every semester until completed.

Effective Fall 2011

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